The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 29 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 44 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.26% 4.05% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.00% 9.87% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 8
Average daily rate £312 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.11% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £500 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
275 375 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.12% 41.07% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 178 89
Average daily rate £319 £319 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £15.89 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.59% -38.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
Scotland

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 29 (47.54%) Java
2 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
3 24 (39.34%) Spring
4 23 (37.70%) HTML
4 23 (37.70%) XML
5 19 (31.15%) Hibernate
5 19 (31.15%) SQL
6 17 (27.87%) .NET
7 16 (26.23%) CSS
7 16 (26.23%) Maven
7 16 (26.23%) jQuery
8 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
8 15 (24.59%) Subversion
9 14 (22.95%) XHTML
10 12 (19.67%) Content Management
11 11 (18.03%) OO
11 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
12 10 (16.39%) C#
12 10 (16.39%) JSF
12 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
12 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
13 9 (14.75%) RESTful
13 9 (14.75%) JSON
13 9 (14.75%) CMS
13 9 (14.75%) JSP
13 9 (14.75%) Servlets
13 9 (14.75%) Eclipse
13 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
14 8 (13.11%) Oracle
14 8 (13.11%) Ant

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.75%) CMS
2 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.20%) IIS
4 4 (6.56%) Alfresco
5 2 (3.28%) Apache
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.28%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) SWIFTNet
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) VPN
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.75%) RDBMS
4 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.92%) SQLite
7 2 (3.28%) MySQL
7 2 (3.28%) PowerCenter
7 2 (3.28%) Star Schema
7 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.64%) DB2
8 1 (1.64%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Maven
2 15 (24.59%) Subversion
3 9 (14.75%) Eclipse
4 8 (13.11%) Ant
4 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
5 6 (9.84%) Selenium
5 6 (9.84%) Artifactory
6 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Blend
6 3 (4.92%) JUnit
7 2 (3.28%) Xcode
7 2 (3.28%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) Mockito
8 1 (1.64%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (9.84%) Banking
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Web Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.20%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (8.20%) Programmer
5 5 (8.20%) Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Java Programmer
6 4 (6.56%) WPF Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Informatica Developer
8 2 (3.28%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) Spring
2 23 (37.70%) HTML
2 23 (37.70%) XML
3 19 (31.15%) Hibernate
4 17 (27.87%) .NET
5 16 (26.23%) CSS
5 16 (26.23%) jQuery
6 14 (22.95%) XHTML
7 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
8 10 (16.39%) JSF
9 9 (14.75%) RESTful
9 9 (14.75%) JSON
9 9 (14.75%) JSP
9 9 (14.75%) Servlets
10 8 (13.11%) Ajax
10 8 (13.11%) Tapestry
11 7 (11.48%) J2EE
11 7 (11.48%) JMS
12 6 (9.84%) XSLT
12 6 (9.84%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Open Source
2 3 (4.92%) Social Network
2 3 (4.92%) Web 2.0
3 2 (3.28%) Equities
3 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.28%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Animation
4 1 (1.64%) Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) AS400
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) UNIX
3 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Content Management
2 11 (18.03%) OO
3 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
4 8 (13.11%) BDD
5 7 (11.48%) Scrum
5 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.84%) MVC
6 6 (9.84%) Web Development
6 6 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.20%) OOD
8 4 (6.56%) Document Management
8 4 (6.56%) OOP
8 4 (6.56%) SOA
8 4 (6.56%) MVVM
9 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.92%) Project Management
9 3 (4.92%) TDD
10 2 (3.28%) Migration
10 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (47.54%) Java
2 25 (40.98%) JavaScript
3 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) C#
5 5 (8.20%) PHP
5 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.56%) XAML
7 3 (4.92%) XPath
7 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.28%) Groovy
9 1 (1.64%) Ruby
9 1 (1.64%) VC++
9 1 (1.64%) VB
9 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.64%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.64%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.84%) JBoss
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
5 4 (6.56%) Adobe
6 3 (4.92%) Sybase
7 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.28%) Ab Initio
7 2 (3.28%) Informatica
7 2 (3.28%) Google
7 2 (3.28%) Zend
8 1 (1.64%) Sun
8 1 (1.64%) Alterian
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £360 per day
Posted: 16 days ago